The Memory Lane Choir warmly welcomes people with dementia, memory loss, their carers and families. It aims to incorporate social interaction, peer support, engagement and active participation to improve quality of life, communication and social engagement and to enhance the relationship between the person with dementia and the caregiver.
The Choir ably directed by Tenor Gerry Noonan, and Celine Carroll a piano accompanist.
This specific project started in 2015 is necessary as dementia is an illness that presents significant challenges to our society in the 21st century: it can reduce an independent, healthy individual to
one who struggles in most aspects of life and who must rely heavily on the care provided by others. Understanding the experience of dementia from the perspectives of those
diagnosed with the condition and measuring the needs of their carers is of increasing concern to the community